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Reblogging from Mama OT

Mama OT is a blogger with WordPress who amazes me. She is not only a busy mom herself but also a pediatric OT, AND blogs often with detailed and well-written, informative posts that parent and therapist alike can appreciate. 55 more words

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Creating a Sensory Board

If you haven’t noticed already, a lot of baby play experiences focus on sensory learning.  And as noted before, this is the only way they can explore, so it makes sense for everything to be going into the mouth or grabbed when it’s in reach.  607 more words


Grasping Galore

Creative Play Experience: Grasping Galore
Age: 12months +
Type of Play: Fine Motor
Targeted Areas of Development: Physical – Fine motor, Cognitive – Sensory, Understanding Concepts… 433 more words


January Special Needs Article Links

Welcome to the January article links and resources. These are articles that I  tweeted during the month of January on special needs and developmental disability topics.  190 more words

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Sensory Bags

Creative Play Experience: Sensory Bags
Age: 4months +
Type of Play: Sensory
Targeted Areas of Development: Physical – Fine motor, Cognitive – Contrast, Sensory Exploration, Language – discussion on contents inside the bag, movement… 527 more words


Happy birthday papa!

So it was my husband’s birthday a few weeks ago…. I wanted my 2.5 year old to participate in the wrapping process but was not willing to give him the task or even join me in the task of wrapping the box. 200 more words


No-Mess Painting

Creative Play Experience: No-Mess Painting
Age: 6months +
Type of Play: Art
Targeted Areas of Development: Physical – Fine motor, Gross Motor, Cognitive – Creative Expression, Social – Imitation, Language – discussion on colours and movement… 340 more words